Engelsk ordbog

Tip: Klik på 'Bogmærke' for at tilføje den aktuelle side til dine bogmærker i browseren.

Engelsk navneord: sex

1. sex (om handling) activities associated with sexual intercourse

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had sex in the back seat.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice

Mindre specifikke termeractivity, bodily function, bodily process, body process

Mere specifikke termerarousal, autoeroticism, autoerotism, bestiality, bisexuality, bondage, breeding, carnal abuse, carnal knowledge, coition, coitus, conception, congress, conjugation, copulation, coupling, facts of life, foreplay, gayness, heterosexualism, heterosexuality, homoeroticism, homosexualism, homosexuality, intercourse, lechery, love, love life, lovemaking, making love, mating, outercourse, pairing, perversion, pleasure, procreation, promiscuity, promiscuousness, queerness, relation, reproduction, safe sex, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual love, sexual perversion, sexual relation, sexual union, sleeping around, stimulation, straightness, union, zooerastia, zooerasty

Kendetegnerheterosexual, homosexual

2. sex (om gruppe) either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe war between the sexes.

Mindre specifikke termercategory, class, family

3. sex (om fornemmelse) all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify sexual impulses

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wanted a better sex life.
The film contained no sex or violence.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sexual urge

Mindre specifikke termerfeeling

4. sex (om egenskab) the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe didn't want to know the sex of the foetus.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gender, sexuality

Mindre specifikke termerphysiological property

Mere specifikke termerandrogyny, bisexuality, femaleness, feminineness, hermaphroditism, maleness, masculinity

Kendetegnerandrogynous, asexual, female, male, nonsexual, sexual

Engelsk udsagnsord: sex

1. sex (om følelse) stimulate sexually

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis movie usually arouses the male audience.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arouse, excite, turn on, wind up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerexcite, shake, shake up, stimulate, stir

Mere specifikke termertempt

2. sex (om erkendelse) tell the sex (of young chickens)

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdifferentiate, distinguish, secern, secernate, separate, severalise, severalize, tell, tell apart

Baseret på WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Teknik og design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. Dansk bearbejdning: .
2020 onlineordbog.dk